Façade Replacement Program: Sir James Foots (47A)

23 May 2022

There will be noisy works and access disruption to the Sir James Foots and Axon Buildings due to cladding replacement works. Further disruptions will continue to be communicated.

Affected Area & Disruption



Courtyard Closure

  • Scaffold build around Axon Building
  • Fire exit impacts

For Duration

23rd May 2022 – 6 June 2022

Cladding Installation – Intermittent Noisy Works

  • Subframe installation – Sir James Foots Building courtyard
  • Cladding installation - College Rd side of Sir James Foots Building

6:30am – 5pm

23rd May 2022 – 6 June 2022

Staff House Rd Closure

  • Scaffold build at Staff House Rd entrance for Axon Building and will require closure of Staff House Rd

6:30am – 5pm

Saturday 28th May – Sunday 29th May 2022


Saturday 4th June – Sunday 5 June 2022

Hawken Laneway Closure

  • Closure for approx. 1 month from the 8th of June

For Duration

8th June 2022 - July

Work details

  • The erection/installation of the scaffold will require an exclusion zone for safety reasons and will require the closure of the courtyard.
  • In the event of a fire, the fire exits will be still useable, however fire exits on Level 2 should be used generally.
  • The offices/areas facing directly to the courtyard will be disrupted by the noise of both scaffold erection (Sir James Foots) and subframe installation (Axon).

Project details


Casey Fredrickson, Project Manager (Infrastructure):

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience during this time. For more information on campus shutdowns, disruptions and road closures please refer to the Property and Facilities Division Road and buildings works page.

Questions and feedback:

PF Assist
Property and Facilities